The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Certification in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Certification over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certification
Rank 591 586 535
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -51
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 42 24 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.043% 0.100%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.23% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 28
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£415 £450 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £338 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £543 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £383 £319
% change year-on-year
-0.65% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11059 10517 9039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.92% 18.83% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6665 5953 4982
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 529 450 469
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK.

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Certification
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK.

Oracle Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +10 37 £415 -10.27% 12
London +3 12 £433 -8.94% 2
South East -18 8 £375 -1.63% 5
North East - 5 £368 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £368 -
City of London +6 4 £298 -33.88% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £525 -
East of England - 4 £525 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £368 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £525 - 1
Hampshire +1 3 £370 +28.69% 1
Yorkshire -27 3 - - 2
Wales -18 2 - -
Leeds -27 2 - - 2
West Yorkshire -27 2 - - 2
Horsham - 2 £375 - 1
Sussex - 2 £500 -
West Sussex - 2 £375 - 1
Southampton - 2 £370 -
Croydon - 2 £525 -
Welshpool - 2 - -
Powys - 2 - -
North West - 2 £700 - 1
Mid Wales - 2 - -
West Midlands +10 1 - -
South West -6 1 £350 +4.47% 1
Birmingham - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £350 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Certification.

1 83 (98.81%) Oracle
2 42 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 39 (46.43%) SQL
4 38 (45.24%) Linux
5 32 (38.10%) OCP
6 30 (35.71%) Finance
6 30 (35.71%) PL/SQL
6 30 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 27 (32.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 22 (26.19%) OCA
9 20 (23.81%) Java
9 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (23.81%) Degree
10 19 (22.62%) Windows
11 18 (21.43%) UNIX
11 18 (21.43%) Relational Database
12 17 (20.24%) Web Services
12 17 (20.24%) Toad
13 16 (19.05%) RDBMS
14 15 (17.86%) Oracle RAC
15 13 (15.48%) Banking
15 13 (15.48%) Data Modelling
15 13 (15.48%) Solaris
15 13 (15.48%) .NET
16 12 (14.29%) ITIL
16 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
16 12 (14.29%) Data Guard
16 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
17 11 (13.10%) Oracle RMAN
17 11 (13.10%) ETL

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.57%) JBoss
2 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.19%) CMS
4 1 (1.19%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.19%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle TCA
3 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) Firewall
2 7 (8.33%) SSH
2 7 (8.33%) LDAP
2 7 (8.33%) SAN
2 7 (8.33%) Internet
2 7 (8.33%) Telnet
2 7 (8.33%) PuTTY
3 4 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (1.19%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 30 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 27 (32.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 18 (21.43%) Relational Database
5 16 (19.05%) RDBMS
6 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (10.71%) MySQL
8 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (5.95%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (5.95%) OLAP
10 5 (5.95%) OLTP
11 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (4.76%) Data Mining
11 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (4.76%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 17 (20.24%) Toad
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.38%) Hudson
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.38%) JIRA
3 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.19%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.19%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.19%) FishEye
General
1 30 (35.71%) Finance
2 13 (15.48%) Banking
3 10 (11.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.57%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Publishing
5 2 (2.38%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.19%) Games
6 1 (1.19%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.19%) Electronics
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (34.52%) DBA
2 25 (29.76%) Developer
3 20 (23.81%) Oracle DBA
4 13 (15.48%) Analyst
4 13 (15.48%) Administrator
5 10 (11.90%) Consultant
5 10 (11.90%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (9.52%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) SQL DBA
7 5 (5.95%) Functional Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Programmer
9 3 (3.57%) Database Developer
9 3 (3.57%) SQL Server DBA
10 2 (2.38%) J2EE Developer
10 2 (2.38%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.24%) Web Services
2 13 (15.48%) .NET
3 8 (9.52%) Java SE
3 8 (9.52%) Java EE
3 8 (9.52%) Java EE 5
4 7 (8.33%) Middleware
5 6 (7.14%) SOAP
5 6 (7.14%) J2EE
6 5 (5.95%) XML
7 3 (3.57%) HTML
7 3 (3.57%) Ajax
8 2 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (2.38%) Dojo
9 1 (1.19%) WCF
9 1 (1.19%) WPF
9 1 (1.19%) jQuery
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle ADF
9 1 (1.19%) XSD
9 1 (1.19%) XSLT
9 1 (1.19%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.14%) Clustering
3 4 (4.76%) Replication
3 4 (4.76%) CMDB
4 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.38%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.38%) NHS
5 2 (2.38%) GIS
5 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.19%) DTV
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.19%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (45.24%) Linux
2 19 (22.62%) Windows
3 18 (21.43%) UNIX
4 13 (15.48%) Solaris
5 3 (3.57%) AIX
6 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.19%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (15.48%) Data Modelling
3 12 (14.29%) ITIL
4 11 (13.10%) ETL
5 10 (11.90%) Mentoring
5 10 (11.90%) SDLC
6 8 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (9.52%) Integration Testing
6 8 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 7 (8.33%) ERP
7 7 (8.33%) Identity Management
7 7 (8.33%) Database Security
8 4 (4.76%) Data Architecture
8 4 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.76%) Project Management
8 4 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.57%) Data Management
9 3 (3.57%) Migration
9 3 (3.57%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (46.43%) SQL
2 30 (35.71%) PL/SQL
3 20 (23.81%) Java
4 8 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.76%) Perl
6 4 (4.76%) C
6 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.57%) C#
8 1 (1.19%) COBOL
8 1 (1.19%) Korn
8 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (38.10%) OCP
2 22 (26.19%) OCA
3 20 (23.81%) Degree
4 9 (10.71%) Security Cleared
5 8 (9.52%) OCAJ
6 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.38%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.38%) ISEB
7 2 (2.38%) OCPJWCD
7 2 (2.38%) OCPJP
7 2 (2.38%) OCMJD
7 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.38%) MCITP
7 2 (2.38%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.19%) MySQL Certification
8 1 (1.19%) RHCE
8 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.19%) MCSE
8 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.19%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (17.86%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 11 (13.10%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (11.90%) Tivoli
4 8 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (8.33%) CA Single Sign-On
5 7 (8.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 5 (5.95%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 83 (98.81%) Oracle
2 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.33%) VMware
3 7 (8.33%) Cyber-Ark
4 6 (7.14%) Veritas
5 5 (5.95%) Remedy
5 5 (5.95%) IBM
5 5 (5.95%) Sybase
6 3 (3.57%) Sun
6 3 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.57%) Greenplum
7 2 (2.38%) Cisco
7 2 (2.38%) NetApp
7 2 (2.38%) EMC
8 1 (1.19%) Citrix
8 1 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.19%) SAP
8 1 (1.19%) Retek
8 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.19%) ATG
Lytham St Annes
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago